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eccentricity(G, v=None, sp=None)[source]

Return the eccentricity of nodes in G.

The eccentricity of a node v is the maximum distance from v to all other nodes in G.


G : NetworkX graph

A graph

v : node, optional

Return value of specified node

sp : dict of dicts, optional

All pairs shortest path lengths as a dictionary of dictionaries


ecc : dictionary

A dictionary of eccentricity values keyed by node.